SPEEDY CREEK: SASKATCHEWAN CITY HIT BY SUDDEN HEAVY RAIN STORM, FLOODING

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. - People in a small southwestern Saskatchewan city are cleaning up after a sudden dump of rain caused parts of...

THREE RUSSIANS AND A UKRAINIAN WILL FACE MURDER CHARGES FOR DOWNING MALAYSIA AIRLINES FLIGHT MH17

NIEUWEGEIN - Three Russians and a Ukrainian will face murder charges for the 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern...

 
 
 

IRAQI-CANADIAN MAN SENTENCED TO 26 YEARS FOR HIS ROLE IN KILLING FIVE AMERICAN SOLDIERS

An Iraqi-Canadian man was sentenced to 26 years in prison by a federal judge in Brooklyn on Tuesday for his role in orchestrating the...

MOUNTIES SEIZE HANDGUN AS TRIO EXAMINES IT OUTSIDE A BURNABY, B.C., SCHOOL

BURNABY, B.C. - B.C. RCMP says three men are in custody and a loaded handgun has been seized but investigators are still trying to...

 
 
 

MORE THAN 400 ADMINISTRATIVE HEALTH-SECTOR WORKERS BEING LAID OFF IN ONTARIO

TORONTO - More than 400 health-sector workers are being laid off in Ontario as the Progressive Conservative government moves to merge...

PRINCE WILLIAM AND KATE'S POLICE MOTORBIKE ESCORT SERIOUSLY INJURES ELDERLY WOMAN

LONDON - An elderly woman is in hospital with serious injuries after she was struck by a police motorbike escort for Britain's Prince...

 
 
 

FACT-CHECK: U.S. PRESIDENT TRUMP'S CAMPAIGN KICKOFF FOR RE-ELECTION IN 2020

Here we are again, four years later, fact-checking a campaign kickoff speech by U.S. President Donald Trump.

COOK THIS: ENOKI MUSHROOMS WITH XO GARLIC SAUCE FROM RED HOT KITCHEN

Our cookbook of the week is Red Hot Kitchen by Brooklyn-based writer and photographer Diana Kuan. Tomorrow, we'll feature an interview...

 
 
 

OBESITY LEADS TO HIGHER RATES OF LONG-TERM OPIOID USE FOR CHRONIC PAIN, STUDY FINDS

Long-term use of prescription opioids for chronic pain is more common among people who are overweight or obese, a new study finds.

OTTAWA MEN FACE CHILD PORN CHARGES AFTER TIPS FROM AUSTRALIA POLICE, TECH COMPANY

OTTAWA - Police in Ottawa say two men are facing child pornography charges after the force received tips from a police department in...

 
 
 

HBO'S ‘CHERNOBYL' IS GETTING MIXED REVIEWS FROM THOSE WHO SHOULD KNOW - THE NUCLEAR DISASTER'S SURVIVORS

CHERNOBYL - Critics and viewers on both sides of the Atlantic have lined up to acclaim 'Chernobyl', a dramatization of events surrounding...

ONTARIO CONSIDERS RAISING DRIVER, VEHICLE FEES MONTHS AFTER FREEZING THEM

TORONTO - Less than a year after freezing driver and vehicle fees in Ontario, the Progressive Conservative government is considering...

 
 
 

POLICE INVESTIGATE STABBING IN DOWNTOWN TORONTO DURING RAPTORS PARADE

Toronto police are investigating a stabbing that occurred in the city's downtown during this week's massive parade to mark the Raptors'...

WHAT THE SPACE AGE TAUGHT US: EARTH IS THE BEST OF ALL POSSIBLE WORLDS FOR HUMANS

Mars was supposed to be next. Surely the moon was just a steppingstone in the conquest of space. For many people who came of age during...

 
 
 

DESPITE STRUGGLING IN POLLS, TRUMP STICKS TO FORMULA AT FLORIDA RALLY TO LAUNCH RE-ELECTION BID

ORLANDO, Fla. - In the 24 hours before President Donald Trump was slated to formally launch his reelection bid here in the nation's...

CHRIS SELLEY: EVIDENCE OF A NATIONWIDE IMMIGRANT BACKLASH IS FLIMSY AT BEST

When Canadian media get hold of a bone, it can be awfully difficult to pry our jaws loose. The ongoing narrative that Canada is in...

 
 
 

TAKE TWO: ALBERTA LAUDS FEDERAL RE-APPROVAL OF TRANS MOUNTAIN PIPELINE PROJECT

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Jason Kenney is lauding the federal government's decision to approve for a second time the construction...

‘NO EXPLICABLE RATIONALE': ALBERTA WINS WITH TRANS MOUNTAIN APPROVAL, BUT TANKER BAN STILL ON THE HORIZON

EDMONTON - Even as Alberta won a victory on Tuesday, with the federal government approving the continued construction of the Trans...

 
 
 

JOHN IVISON: TRANS MOUNTAIN APPROVAL A HIGH WIRE ACT ON WHICH TRUDEAU IS STAKING HIS FUTURE

The Trans Mountain pipeline expansion lives - at least until the next court challenge.

‘CONCERNED' U.S. SENATORS DEMAND B.C. DOES MORE TO MONITOR ITS RIVERS FOR MINING CONTAMINATION

EDMONTON - A group of American senators have written to British Columbia Premier John Horgan, saying the westernmost province must...

 
 
 



Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

The president is hoping to replicate the dynamics that allowed him to capture the Republican Party nomination and then the presidency in 2016 as an insurgent intent on... Read more ...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1 billion to governments

A California utility blamed for igniting several wildfires that killed dozens and destroyed thousands of homes has agreed to pay $1 billion to Northern California cities and... Read more ...

Four suspects charged with shooting down passenger jet in Ukraine

Four suspects charged with shooting down passenger jet in Ukraine

Four people - three Russians and one Ukrainian - will face murder charges in the downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane in eastern Ukraine in which 298 people were killed in... Read more ...

Trump raises $24.8 million in less than 24 hours, RNC says

Trump raises $24.8 million in less than 24 hours, RNC says

President Donald Trump raked in nearly $25 million in campaign contributions for his re-election effort in less than 24 hours, the chairwoman of the Republican National... Read more ...

UN: Saudi Arabia's crown prince should be investigated for Jamal Khashoggi's...

UN: Saudi Arabia's crown prince should be investigated for Jamal Khashoggi's murder

Saudi Arabia's crown prince should be investigated for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi amid “credible evidence” that he and other high-level officials in the kingdom are liable... Read more ...

UN expert eyes probe of Saudi prince role in Khashoggi death

UN expert eyes probe of Saudi prince role in Khashoggi death

GENEVA - An independent U.N. human rights expert investigating the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi on Wednesday recommended an investigation into the possible role... Read more ...

Amazon's updated Kindle Oasis gains new color adjustable front light

Amazon's updated Kindle Oasis gains new color adjustable front light

Amazon just unveiled an updated Kindle Oasis and it is the first in the Kindle lineup to gain adjustable display color temperature. The feature allows users to customize the... Read more ...

Feds seize $1 billion worth of cocaine in massive Philadelphia drug bust

Feds seize $1 billion worth of cocaine in massive Philadelphia drug bust

Federal authorities discovered 16.5 tons of cocaine on a ship in a Philadelphia and arrested members of the crew in one of the largest drug busts in the area's history... Read more ...

Joy Harjo Becomes The First Native American U.S. Poet Laureate

Joy Harjo Becomes The First Native American U.S. Poet Laureate

A member of the Muskogee Creek Nation, the 68-year-old poet and musician says she bears "the honor on behalf of the people and my ancestors," and aims to serve as an... Read more ...

The best bike lights you can buy

The best bike lights you can buy

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through... Read more ...